Nov 14, 2011

Welcome to Green Week

Apr 17, 2014

The 'Zero-Emission' Engine Is Almost Ready for Prime Time

The 'Zero-Emission' Engine Is Almost Ready for Prime Time

With the aid of government spending and joint efforts by Ford and Nissan, Daimler — Mercedes’s parent corporation — aims to start selling hydrogen-fueled cars to the public as early as 2017.

May 8, 2013

Solar Power Helps Monitor Carbon Fuels

Solar Power Helps Monitor Carbon Fuels

Oil and natural gas companies are using more solar power to provide electricity to power remote monitoring stations after the hydraulic fracturing crews have left.

Apr 9, 2013

CA Blows by Wind Energy Record During Storm

CA Blows by Wind Energy Record During Storm

Southern California's recent windstorm downed trees, knocked out power lines and fanned the flames of a wildfire, but it also set an energy record by spinning those towering white turbines in the desert.

Mar 29, 2013

Hybrid Power Plant Burns More Than Just Coal

Hybrid Power Plant Burns More Than Just Coal

The Virginia City Hybrid Energy Center in St. Paul burns more than just coal from mines. Wood chips go into the fire as well. And, the utility running the plant is touting its advanced design.

Apr 20, 2012

Stone Cold Drinking

Stone Cold Drinking

A Vermont-based stone company uses its soapstone scraps to cut cubes it markets as "green," reusable alternatives to ice.

Apr 19, 2012

Adrian Grenier Promotes Documentaries for Eco-Friendly Website

Adrian Grenier Promotes Documentaries for Eco-Friendly Website

“Entourage” star Adrian Grenier said he wants to change the way people view environmentalists, who are usually perceived as “wacky” and “unrealistic.” “Just because we wanna do the right thing, we...

Apr 16, 2012

Learning to Live Green

Learning to Live Green

A new environmental curriculum including books and activities has helped fire students up to recycle and care for the Earth.

Apr 11, 2012

Teaching Kids to Recycle

Teaching Kids to Recycle

You may think that teaching your kids how to recycle is difficult, but it may be easier than you think. Turning disposable trash into reusable items is a great way to help the environment. iVoices Beth Engelman,

Apr 11, 2012

How to Stop Using Plastic Bags

How to Stop Using Plastic Bags

Can you do without plastic bags? Brandi Jeter, Sharon Rowley, Beth Engelman and Amanda Rodriguez, sit down with iVillage.com's Kelly Wallace for a friendly discussion about plastic bags and if there is a way to...

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Capital Murder Charge Filed in SWAT Officer Slaying

Capital Murder Charge Filed in SWAT Officer Slaying

A man accused of fatally shooting a Pomona SWAT officer during a warrant operation was charged with capital murder on Thursday, the same day a prayer vigil was planned for the law enforcement veteran.

Police: Two Men Cut Teenage Girl in Norwalk

Police: Two Men Cut Teenage Girl in Norwalk

A 16-year-old girl was cut with a knife by two males in Norwalk Thursay morning before 8 a.m., police said.

Plane Strikes Bird, Forced to Land at LAX

Plane Strikes Bird, Forced to Land at LAX

A commercial jet that had departed from the Los Angeles International Airport was forced to circle the Los Angeles area for more than an hour and return to the runway after the plane struck at least one...

Arrest in Kidnapping, Pursuit After Car Runs Out of Fuel

Arrest in Kidnapping, Pursuit After Car Runs Out of Fuel

A pursuit involving a kidnapper and victim ended with an arrest Thursday morning after the vehicle in which they were traveling ran out of fuel on a Southern California freeway, according to police.

Bear Searches for Food at La Cañada Flintridge Home

Bear Searches for Food at La Cañada Flintridge Home

A large and hungry bear was caught on surveillance video rummaging through a La Cañada Flintridge family’s trash and eating their Halloween pumpkin on their porch.

Raging Carport Fire Destroys Several Vehicles

Raging Carport Fire Destroys Several Vehicles

At least seven vehicles were destroyed during a raging fire at a carport and apartment building in Orange early Thursday.